-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the Sinking of Hood, 24th May 1941

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Dennis Patrick O'Reilly

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Date of birth: 13th August 1921
Place of birth: Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Parents: Patrick and Beatrice O Reilly
Service: Royal Navy
Rank: Stoker 2nd Class
Service Number: P/KX 113104
Joined Hood: Unknown
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)
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Biographical Information:

Dennis was born 13th August 1921 in Eastbourne, Sussex to parents Patrick and Beatrice O'Reilly. The family later lived in Senghenydd, Glamorgan, Wales. He was 19 years old at the time of his loss.

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Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire, England

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea, Hampshire, England

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
His nephew, Dennis O'Reilly (photo & infomation, August 2003)